Sentence Examples


  • She walked down the alley, nose wrinkling at the scents of trash and stagnant water.
  • A stagnant pool was useless.
  • The climate is by nature unhealthy, the supply of running water being small, and that of stagnant water, from which arises a fatal malaria, being considerable.
  • They form a region of salt lakes and stagnant marshes, relieved by wide flat spaces of open plateau country.
  • The preliminary stages of all mosquitoes are passed in water, either fresh or salt, stagnant or slightly moving.